Is parenting a struggle?


Young Hearts & Minds
 is for Parents, teachers and youth workers. It will give you the tools to guide children & young people to successfully ride the roller coaster of life; to cope with the highs and lows and develop resilience.

We have brought experts from all over the world and Northern Ireland to explore some of the critical factors involved in baby/child/adolescent development & mental health.

  • Tackling homework, Screen time, food and bedtime [more info]
  • Stressful birth and the consequences for mother and baby [more info]
  • Early adverse experiences leading to developmental trauma [more info]
  • How to avoid passing your stress and anxiety to your kids  [more info
  • Dealing with “Toxic Stress” in families [more info]
  • Exploring how social media affects a child’s development [more info
  • Helping Children deal with grief and bereavement [more info]
  • Helping your child to “self-regulate” [more info]
  • Addiction – From root causes to prevention [more info]
  • Teaching a Young Person to become more “Resilient” [more info]
  • Understanding suicide[more info]

27th & 28th June 2018 - Waterfront Hall - Belfast

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An invitation

Welcome to the website of Young Hearts & Minds, taking place in Belfast on the 27th and 28th of June 2018…

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SPEAKERS

We have extraordinary speakers from around the globe speaking at the Trauma Summit. Professionals, academics and authors…

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TALKS

The Young Hearts & Minds programme is informative, fun, educational and most of all; will benefit you…

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Speakers

Speakers from around the globe will be talking at Young Hearts & Minds 2018

Elaine Miller-Karas

Co-founder - Trauma Resource Institute.

Dr Fiona Pienaar

Chief Clinical Officer for Mental Health Innovations

Robin Shapiro

Author & Presenter

Dr Gary O’Reilly

Clinician & Academic Researcher

Roy Fears

Drama Therapist - Beacon House

Steve Hoskinson

Founder of Organic Intelligence

Dr Gabor Mate

Renowned speaker & Bestselling Author

Billie Hughes

Lead nurse and Service manager for CAMHS

Prof Jim Dornan

Professor, Obstetrician & Gynecologist

Dr Shoshanah Lyons

Clinical Director - Beacon House

Fergus Cumiskey

Director - Contact NI

Dr Dan Siegel

Acclaimed author & Psychiatrist

Éadaoin Bhreathnach

Consultant Occupational Therapist

Schedule

Timetable of talks including times

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